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Strategic Plan 2017-2022

Strategic Plan 2017-2022

The Strategic Plan 2017-2022 was developed in collaboration with many BFP members. It was approved at the Annual General Meeting on 11 November 2017. You can read the plan below or download it here. Goals Strategies…
German Christmas songs in the park

German Christmas songs in the park

See event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/513099782399362/ Unser traditionelles Singen von deutschen Weihnachtsliedern findet diesmal am 2. Advent statt. Wir treffen uns ab 18 Uhr in Shenton Park am Lake Jualbup, Suedostecke vom See. Bitte Weihnachtsgedichte, Geschichten und…
Raising a Truly Bilingual Child

Raising a Truly Bilingual Child

But parents should not assume that young children’s natural language abilities will lead to true grown-up language skills without a good deal of effort. Read more here: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/10/well/family/raising-a-truly-bilingual-child.html or find the Spanish version here: https://www.nytimes.com/es/2017/07/12/hijo-bilingue-crianza/
People who speak multiple languages make the best employees for one big reason

People who speak multiple languages make the best employees for one big reason

We already know that businesses thrive on the diversity of ideas created by a multicultural workforce. Multicultural awareness is an essential soft skill in work as well as life, and it goes beyond office culture…
Management Committee

Management Committee

The Annual general Meeting elected a new committee that already had a planning meeting to put the Strategic Plan 2017-22 into practice. From left, front row: Vice-Chairperson Raquel Medrano (Spanish), Committee member Sally Knowles (French),…